Eyedrop
Eyedrop \Eye"drop"\, n. A tear. [Poetic] --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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  • eyedrop — noun 1. a drop from an eye dropper • Syn: ↑eye drop • Hypernyms: ↑drop, ↑drib, ↑driblet 2. a method of irrigating the eye used by ophthalmologists • Syn: ↑eye drop …   Useful english dictionary

  • eyedrop — noun Medicine to be administered to the eyes …   Wiktionary

  • eyedrop — /ˈaɪdrɒp/ (say uydrop) noun a game played with marbles in which the player s marble is dropped from eye height onto the target marble …   Australian English dictionary

  • Eyedrop test — There are many types of eyedrops and many types of eyedrop tests. One of the most common eyedrop tests is pupil dilation. This examination enables your eye care professional to see more of your retina, the light sensitive layer of tissue at the… …   Medical dictionary

  • Test, eyedrop — There are many types of eyedrops and many types of eyedrop tests. One of the most common eyedrop tests is pupil dilation. This examination enables your eye care professional to see more of your retina, the light sensitive layer of tissue at the… …   Medical dictionary

  • adrenergic agonist eyedrop — noun a treatment for glaucoma; the eyedrops reduce intraocular pressure by decreasing the production of aqueous humor and increasing its drainage through the uveoscleral pathway • Hypernyms: ↑eyedrop, ↑eye drop …   Useful english dictionary

  • beta blocker eyedrop — noun a treatment for glaucoma; the eyedrops reduce intraocular pressure by reducing the production of aqueous humor • Hypernyms: ↑eyedrop, ↑eye drop …   Useful english dictionary

  • miotic eyedrop — noun a treatment for glaucoma; the eyedrops increase the outflow of aqueous humor by constricting the pupil • Hypernyms: ↑eyedrop, ↑eye drop …   Useful english dictionary

  • topical prostaglandin eyedrop — noun a treatment for glaucoma; the eyedrops increase the outflow of aqueous humor through the uveoscleral pathway • Hypernyms: ↑eyedrop, ↑eye drop …   Useful english dictionary

  • eye-drop — noun 1. a drop from an eye dropper • Syn: ↑eyedrop • Hypernyms: ↑drop, ↑drib, ↑driblet 2. a method of irrigating the eye used by ophthalmologists • Syn: ↑eyedrop …   Useful english dictionary

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